Monday, January 30, 2017

Quebec City mosque shooting: Six killed, eight wounded

Six people have been killed and another eight wounded in a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, Canada.

Shots were fired at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre on Sunday night, where dozens had gathered for evening prayers.

Police confirmed the death toll and are treating the incident as a terror attack.

Two people are in custody, and officers do not believe there are others suspects at large.

Police said the area was secure and the situation was "under control". Dozens of people left the mosque safely, they said.

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